Awards & Winners

MTV Europe Music Award for Best Video

MTV Europe Music Awards

The MTV Europe Music Award for Best Video initially awarded to Best Director, but in 1997 the category was renamed to Best Video. The winner of this category is chosen by MTV. Whale became the first winners, the first band to win and also the first European act to win the award. Moby became the first non-European winner and the first American winner. In 2001, The Avalanches became the first Australian winners. In 2012, Psy became the first Asian artist and the first non-American act to win this after of four consecutive years of American winners.

Check all the winners of MTV Europe Music Award for Best Video presented under MTV Europe Music Awards since 2003 .

Miley Cyrus

Honored for : Wrecking Ball

Nominations 2013 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Justin Timberlake Mirrors
Lady Gaga Applause
Miley Cyrus Wrecking Ball
Robin Thicke Blurred Lines
T.I. Blurred Lines
Pharrell Williams Blurred Lines
30 Seconds to Mars Up in the Air


Honored for : Gangnam Style

Nominations 2012 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Katy Perry Wide Awake
Lady Gaga Marry the Night
M.I.A. Bad Girls
Rihanna We Found Love
Calvin Harris We Found Love
Psy Gangnam Style

Lady Gaga

Honored for : Born This Way

Nominations 2011 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Lady Gaga Born This Way
Adele Rolling In The Deep
Beastie Boys Make Some Noise
Beyoncé Knowles Run the World (Girls)
Justice Civilization

Katy Perry, Snoop Dogg

Honored for : California Gurls

Nominations 2010 »

Nominee Nominated Work
30 Seconds to Mars Kings and Queens
Katy Perry California Gurls
Snoop Dogg California Gurls
Eminem Love the Way You Lie
Rihanna Love the Way You Lie
Lady Gaga Telephone
Beyoncé Knowles Telephone
Ben Drew Prayin'

Beyoncé Knowles

Honored for : Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)

Nominations 2009 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Shakira She Wolf
Britney Spears Circus
Katy Perry Waking Up in Vegas
Eminem We Made You
Beyoncé Knowles Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)

30 Seconds to Mars

Honored for : A Beautiful Lie

Nominations 2008 »

Nominee Nominated Work
30 Seconds to Mars A Beautiful Lie
Madonna 4 Minutes
Justin Timberlake 4 Minutes
Timbaland 4 Minutes
Santigold L.E.S. Artistes
Snoop Dogg Sensual Seduction
Weezer Pork and Beans

Gwen Stefani, Akon

Honored for : The Sweet Escape

Nominations 2007 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Gwen Stefani The Sweet Escape
Akon The Sweet Escape
Bat for Lashes What's a Girl to Do?
The Chemical Brothers The Salmon Dance
Foo Fighters The Pretender
Justin Timberlake What Goes Around.../...Comes Around
Kanye West Stronger

Justice vs. Simian

Honored for : We Are Your Friends

Nominations 2006 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Gnarls Barkley Crazy
OK Go A Million Ways
P!nk Stupid Girls
Kanye West Touch the Sky
Justice vs. Simian We Are Your Friends

The Chemical Brothers

Honored for : Believe

Nominations 2005 »

Nominee Nominated Work
The Chemical Brothers Believe
Beck Hansen E-Pro
Gorillaz Feel Good Inc.
Rammstein Keine Lust
Gwen Stefani What You Waiting For?


Honored for : Hey Ya!

Nominations 2004 »

Nominee Nominated Work
The Cure The End of the World
Jay-Z 99 Problems
The Streets Fit But You Know It
The White Stripes The Hardest Button to Button
Outkast Hey Ya!

Sigur Rós

Honored for : Untitled 1

Nominations 2003 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Missy Elliott Work It
Queens of the Stone Age Go with the Flow
Unkle Eye for an Eye
The White Stripes Seven Nation Army
Sigur Rós Untitled 1